Phalodi is known as the old caravan centre in the Thar desert. Located in the Jodhpur district, Phalodi was once a tarding centre as situated between north-western and central India trading route. Now it is famous as 'Salt City' due to large number of salt industries in Phalodi.
Phalodi is known for its Jain and Hindu temple which are over 300 years old. Phalodi also have many havelis which are typical in their style. All these havelis are painted in vibrant colours.
Phalodi is too hot in summers and very cold in winters. Summers should be avoided for travel Phalodi. October to February is the best time to enjoy your visit to Phalodi.
Phalodi faces very dry climate during the summers and temperature ranges from 32 °C to 45 °C. Where as winters are favorable time to enjoy sightseeing in Phalodi. Temperature remains between 5 °C to 28 °C. July, August and September receives some mild monsoon rainfall.